Richard Michael “Ricky” St. John 49 of Bellaire, Ohio died Friday, November 8, 2019, in Washington, Pa.
Ricky was born on October 15, 1970, in Wheeling. WV a son of Paula Jean Donahue St. John and the late Alvey Richard St. John.
He was a Medic at the Belmont County Jail St. Clairsville, OH, a member of St. John Catholic Church, Bellaire, American Legion Post #52 Bellaire, American Legion Riders, Warwood Veterans Association and a Marine Corps Veteran.
Preceding him in death was his father, Alvey Richard St. John on February 12, 2008.
Surviving is his mother, Paula Jean Donahue St. John of Bellaire, OH, Joell Lytle who was the love of his life, his children, Taylor (Wyatt) Dingus of Barnesville, Logan St. John of Bridgeport, and Codey St. John of Bellaire, Allison Heath of Bellaire, Devin Lytle and Collin Lytle both of Washington, PA, three sisters, Tonya (Jeff) Grimm of Barnesville, Shelli Macurak of St. Clairsville and Jamie (Mike) Baker of Wheeling. a grandson, Ayden Dingus, many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and countless friends.
Ricky was an amazing soul mate, son, brother, father, grandfather, and friend. He will be sadly missed.
Family and friends will be received from 6 pm-8 pm Tuesday, noon – 8 pm Wednesday at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 441 37th Street, Bellaire, Ohio. Funeral liturgy with Mass will be at 11 am Thursday at St John Catholic Church Bellaire, Ohio with Fr. Daniel Heusel officiating.
Burial follows at Holly Memorial Gardens, Colerain, OH.
Wolfhurst Central Volunteer Fire Department will conduct services at 7 pm Wednesday followed by the Bellaire American Legion Post 52 services.
Belmont County Veterans will conduct Graveside Services.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family for future expenses at TMCFunding.com
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com
Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: Thursday, November 14, 2019
Time: 11:00 am
St. John's Catholic Church